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    Non-First Amendment Rights Non-First Amendment Rights Presentation Transcript

    • Non-First Amendment Rights
      SHS Social Studies
    • Amendment II
      Right to bear arms (possess and carry firearms)
      Original intent: citizen militia;Kings took weapons from political opponents
      District of Columbia v. Heller (2008)—individual right
      McDonald v. Chicago (2010)—applied to states (handgun ban)
    • Amendment IV
      III: Quartering troops
      Searches & seizures—must be reasonable
      Probable cause
      Search warrant
      Signed by judge
      Exclusionary rule
    • Is A Warrant Needed?
      Belief that someone committed a felony?
      Yes
      Crime committed in presence of police?
      No
      Garbage cans
      Yes (unless garbage has been taken out)
      Drug test
      No
      Vehicle
      No (even things in the vehicle)
      Wiretap
      Yes
    • More Amendments…
      Amendment V: self-incrimination (Miranda v. Arizona)
      Amendment V: double jeopardy (both state & federal laws violated?)
      Amendment VI: assistance of counsel (Gideon v. Wainwright) 5 years
    • Amendment VIII
      Against cruel & unusual punishment
      Punishment must fit the crime
      Death penalty?
      Furman v. Georgia (1972): unconstitutional
      Gregg v. Georgia (1976): constitutional if death penalty if certain procedures are followed—separate deliberations; specific crimes; appeals)
    • Let’s examine the data
    • Number of Executions
      In 2008, 37 persons in nine states were executed -- 18 in Texas
      Of persons executed in 2008:
      20 were white
      17 were black
    • Number of Executions
      All 37 inmates executed in 2008 were men
      54 women were under death sentence
      Lethal injection was used in 36 executions in 2008; 1 execution was by electrocution.
      Thirty-seven States and the Federal government in 2006 had capital statutes.
    • More on Executions
    • Inmate Abstract
      Inmates under sentence of death in 2007:
      nearly 2 in 3 had a prior felony conviction
      1 in 12 had a prior homicide conviction.
      Average age at time of arrest was 29
      Nearly 1 in 9 inmates were age 19 or younger at the time of arrest
      Youngest inmate under sentence of death was 19; the oldest was 92.
    • State methods (most use Lethal Injection)
    • Crimes With Capital Punishment
      State Crimes
      Federal Crimes